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Church asylum

Abstract:
Church asylum, or sanctuary, is a practice to support, counsel and give shelter to refugees who are threatened with deportation to inhumane living conditions, torture or even death. This practice can be located at the interface of benevolence and politics.
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Published
Peer review status:
Reviewed

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Georg August University
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Publisher:
Refugee Studies Centre, University of Oxford Publisher's website
Journal:
Forced Migration Review
Issue:
48
Pages:
36-38
Publication date:
2014-11-05
ISSN:
1460-9819

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